Inter-Christian relations

09.08.2019 19:15

DECR chairman meets with Manila Archbishop Cardinal Tagle

DECR chairman meets with Manila Archbishop Cardinal Tagle On 9 August 2019, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, currently on a working visit at the Philippines, met with Louis Antonio Gokim Cardinal Tagle, Archbishop of Manila.
06.08.2019 15:40

Moscow Patriarchate delegation attended Youth Global Gathering of Syriac Orthodox Church in Stockholm

Moscow Patriarchate delegation attended Youth Global Gathering of Syriac Orthodox Church in Stockholm The Suryoyo Youth Global Gathering (SYGG) of the Syriac Orthodox Church was held from July 31 to August 5, 2019, in Stockholm.
20.07.2019 13:20

Russian Orthodox Church and Roman Catholic Church continue cooperating in aid to Christians in Middle East

Russian Orthodox Church and Roman Catholic Church continue cooperating in aid to Christians in Middle East From July 16 to 18, 2019, with a blessing of Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk as head of the Department for External Church Relations (DECR), a group of representatives of the Russian Orthodox Church visited the headquarters of Kirche in Not (the Church in Need), an international Catholic charitable foundation based…
19.07.2019 21:30

28th Russian-German forum of civic societies ‘St. Petersburg Dialogue’ took place in Bonn

28th Russian-German forum of civic societies ‘St. Petersburg Dialogue’ took place in Bonn The civic discussion forum brought together about 300 specialists from all spheres of society in both countries.
15.07.2019 21:44

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with delegation of Urbi et Orbi Foundation

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with delegation of Urbi et Orbi Foundation On 15 July 2019, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), met with a delegation the Urbi et Orbi Foundation led by its founder Dr. Robert Moynihan, who is also editor-in-chief of the Inside the Vatican magazine.
10.07.2019 11:39

DECR representative meets with Ambassador of Ethiopia to Russia

DECR representative meets with Ambassador of Ethiopia to Russia On 9 July 2019, hieromonk Stefan (Igumnov), DECR secretary for inter-Christian relations, visited the Embassy of Ethiopia in Moscow with the blessing of Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations (DECR), and met with H. E. Alemayehu Tegenu Aargau, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary…
20.06.2019 15:48

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with a hierarch of the Assyrian Church of the East

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with a hierarch of the Assyrian Church of the East Metropolitan Mar Ishaq extended congratulations to His Eminence Hilarion on yesterday’s commemoration day of his patron saint and conveyed him a cordial greeting from His Holiness Mar Gewargis III, Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East.
11.06.2019 20:19

Third meeting of Working Group for Cooperation between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Finland

Third meeting of Working Group for Cooperation between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Finland On June 10-11, 2019, the Working Group for Cooperation between the Russian Orthodox Church and the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Finland held its regular meeting at St. Petersburg Theological Academy.
11.06.2019 15:03

Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians meets with Patriarchal Exarch for All Belarus

Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians meets with Patriarchal Exarch for All Belarus The head of the Armenian Apostolic Church received Metropolitan Pavel, who is on a visit to Armenia with a blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, in this residence in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin.
08.06.2019 15:57

Russian Orthodox Church and Syriac Orthodox Church begin students exchange

Russian Orthodox Church and Syriac Orthodox Church begin students exchange In June 2019, the representative of the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia to the Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, Hegumen Arseny (Sokolov), visited the Patriarchate of the Syriac Orthodox Church in Damascus and met with Patriarchal Vicar Bishop Jack Yakoub, head of the Patriarchal Youth Department.